Twente and Sparta Rotterdam will face off once again in the UEFA Europa Conference League playoffs final, with Twente hosting the second leg on Sunday afternoon. The first leg, which was played at Sparta Stadium on June 8, ended in a 1-1 draw, leaving the tie finely balanced.
Twente has been in outstanding form in recent weeks, winning six straight matches in the Eredivisie going into the playoffs, including two victories against Heerenveen in the semifinal. They have been particularly effective in the final third, scoring three or more goals in seven of their last eight league home games.
Sparta Rotterdam, on the other hand, completed the regular season on a strong note, scoring nine goals in back-to-back victories over Cambuur and Groningen. However, their striking unit struggled in a pair of matches against Utrecht, particularly in the home match where they failed to score.
In terms of the bookies’ odds in the WDW market, backing FC Twente is available for 1.45, while backing the draw is 4.8, and staking on victory for Sparta Rotterdam comes in at 6.65. These are the most competitive market prices available at the moment.
Sparta Rotterdam has only managed to win three of their last 22 matches against Twente in Enschede, while losing as many as fifteen of them. However, their most recent trip to De Grolsch Veste resulted in an exciting 3-3 tie.
- Overall, it promises to be an intriguing encounter, with both teams looking to secure their spot in the UEFA Europa Conference League qualifying draw. Our prediction for the game is over 1.5 goals, and for more previews and predictions, visit AllSportsPredictions.com.